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Announcing Susan Sarandon and Ben Stiller as new APJ Board Co-Chairs!

Today Artists for Peace and Justice announces Susan Sarandon and Ben Stiller as our new Board Co-Chairs.   In a joint statement Sarandon and Stiller say: “The work of Artists for Peace and Justice, so essential to the present and futures of thousands of children in Haiti, has been a
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Thank you London!

Thank you London! It was a successful evening at the 2nd annual Bovet 1822 presents Brilliant is Beautiful Gala benefitting Artists for Peace and Justice. This is thanks to the generosity of everyone who attended and continues to support APJ. All the money raised directly benefits the “Brilliant is Beautiful” scholarship fund for underprivileged women and girls worldwide. Check out
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Healthcare is a right for all people

If you agree that everyone deserves health care, you need to see the extraordinary film —“Bending the Arc”; the incredible story of change and progress in the face of overwhelming odds. Bending the Arc is a documentary about a team of young people—Paul Farmer, Jim Yong Kim, Ophelia Dahl—whose charitable
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Here to Serve

Thank you Toronto! It was a successful evening at the 9th annual Bovet 1822 presents APJ Festival Gala 2017 benefitting Artists for Peace and Justice. This is thanks to the generosity of every one who attended and continues to support APJ. All the money raised directly benefits the beautiful students of Haiti. We are left with
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Hurricane Matthew Update

On October 4th, 2016 Hurricane Matthew made landfall in Haiti. The storm ravaged much of the southwestern peninsula with winds of over 145 mph. Roads were cut off, power lines downed, roofs torn from most schools and homes, widespread agricultural and livestock losses, and over 1,000 people were killed in
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Join us in London for Brilliant is Beautiful!

APJ is going to London! Join Artists for Peace and Justice and Bovet 1822 as we launch Brilliant is Beautiful: a new fund to support scholarships for girls education around the world. The event will be held in honor of Karen Elson and will be hosted by Pascal Raffy, Gilles
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Announcing the 2016 Festival Fair

Time to celebrate, cabaret style! Join us and our partners Bovet 1822 at the 2016 Festival Fair in Toronto on September 11th, honouring the remarkable Sean Penn. This year’s special event will be hosted by Maria Bello, Maxwell, Pascal Raffy of Bovet 1822, George Stroumboulopoulos and more friends to be announced soon! A big thank you to our fabulous co-chairs
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Inaugural Graduation at the Academy for Peace and Justice

Six years ago, in the aftermath of the devastating earthquake that killed hundreds of thousands and left 1.5 million people living in tents, we committed with our incredible partners the St. Luke Foundation to build the Academy for Peace and Justice. The vision: to build a free high school for
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Haiti Optimiste 2016

On June 1st, we gathered together with friends and supporters for our annual Haiti Optimiste event in New York City at the French Institute Alliance Française (FIAF) to benefit Artists Institute. This year’s event was hosted by Grammy Award-Winner Maxwell and Artists Institute founder David Belle. The event opened with
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Announcing the APJ Store!

We are thrilled to announce that the APJ Store is open! Now you can get all your favorite APJ gear as well as our incredible collaborations with like-minded brands and artists, including Bovet 1822, Vhernier, Faherty, Roots, Obey, TwentySix, Simbi, Fait la Force and Michael Brun. Support APJ and look stylish
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